Grass fire this afternoon in town

A Newton firefighter helps put out a fire this afternoon (Wednesday, March 7) in the 200 block of West Sixth. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Newton Now staff Newton firefighters knocked down a grass fire in the 200 block of West Sixth St. just this afternoon. With the dry and windy conditions, firefighters were on scene quite fast. The fire appeared to be in the back yard of a gray and white home next to Sand Creek.


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